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This policy sets out for all Trust staff, our roles and responsibilities in relation to mixed sex accommodation in order to maintain the safety, privacy and dignity of our patients and carers. 

Protecting the safety, privacy and dignity of our patients is paramount. Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (the Trust) has a duty to deliver services in an environment, which promotes the safety, privacy and dignity of service users. All staff are expected to treat patients, service users, relatives, carers and visitors with respect and dignity and ensure the safety and privacy of patients and service users is maintained at all times.

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